Sochi, Russia (SportsNetwork.com) - Canadian center John Tavares will miss the
remainder of the Sochi Games with a knee injury.
Tavares took a hard hit from Latvian defenseman Arturs Kulda in the second
period of Canada's 2-1 win and did not return to the bench for the final 20
Canadian head coach Mike Babcock confirmed after the game that Tavares would
be sidelined the remainder of the tournament.
Tavares, the captain of the New York Islanders, is third in the NHL in scoring
with 66 points in 59 games. He had not scored in four games for Team Canada.
The Sports Network